Posts Categorized: Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

Catalyst Grant : Standards for Children and Youth Mental Health Services – Full Application

Background There are many unknowns about how standards for services (i.e., organizational standards, best practices, or guiding principles) translate into routine practice and influence health outcomes. Research is needed to understand what standards already exist for mental health and substance use health services, how these are interpreted by providers and organizations to improve care, and… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Standards for Children and Youth Mental Health Services – Registration

Background There are many unknowns about how standards for services (i.e., organizational standards, best practices, or guiding principles) translate into routine practice and influence health outcomes. Research is needed to understand what standards already exist for mental health and substance use health services, how these are interpreted by providers and organizations to improve care, and… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data (Analysis of Canadian Longitudinal Study in Aging (CLSA) Data (2022))- Registration

The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that will follow approximately 50,000 men and women between the ages of 45 and 85 at study inclusion for at least 20 years. The CLSA collects information on the changing biological, medical, psychological, social, lifestyle and economic aspects of people’s lives. These… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data (Analysis of Canadian Longitudinal Study in Aging (CLSA) Data (2022))- Full Application

The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that will follow approximately 50,000 men and women between the ages of 45 and 85 at study inclusion for at least 20 years. The CLSA collects information on the changing biological, medical, psychological, social, lifestyle and economic aspects of people’s lives. These… Read more »

CIHR – Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: Call for Expressions of Interest to the Fall 2022 Reviewer in Training Program

The CIHR Reviewer in Training (RiT) program offers Early Career Researchers (ECRs) a learning opportunity to gain a better understanding of the elements of high quality review and the peer review process through direct participation in the Project Grant competition with the support of a Mentor. RiT participants will be assigned up to three applications… Read more »

CIHR Fellowship : Fall 2022 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “202210MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2022-2023 funding opportunity. CIHR Research Priority Areas Aging Circulatory and Respiratory Health First Nations, Inuit, Métis and/or Urban Indigenous Health HIV/AIDS and/or STBBI Research and… Read more »

IHDCYH Talks Video Competition

The IHDCYH Talks Video Competition is a unique opportunity to submit a short video (5 minutes or less) that presents a clear evidence-based message to a lay audience that is designed to have an impact on the health of children, youth and families. This competition accepts video submissions from members of the research community, and… Read more »

CIHR Project Grant : Fall 2022 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas) -Application

Priority Announcements (PAs) offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific research areas. Applications are submitted through the “202209PJT” competition of the Project Grant: Fall 2022 funding opportunity. Frequently Asked Questions provide additional information on the PA program. CIHR Research Priority Areas Aging – One Year Bridge grants Antimicrobial Resistance (Bridge Grant) Barer-Flood… Read more »

CIHR Project Grant : Fall 2022 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas) – Registration

Priority Announcements (PAs) offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific research areas. Applications are submitted through the “202209PJT” competition of the Project Grant: Fall 2022 funding opportunity. Frequently Asked Questions provide additional information on the PA program. CIHR Research Priority Areas Aging – One Year Bridge grants Antimicrobial Resistance (Bridge Grant) Barer-Flood… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Spring 2023 Competition – Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Initiatives and Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Spring 2023 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Initiatives and Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Fall 2022 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Initiatives and Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Fall 2022 Competition – Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Initiatives and Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their review… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (2022-2023)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship (Vanier CGS) was created to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and to establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research and higher learning. It is available to both Canadian… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts (2022) – Full Application

CIHR and other funding agencies have invested heavily in the establishment of cohorts, databases, cohort catalogues, and data platforms. As a result, many high-quality data sets exist containing information on populations, health systems, patients, and biospecimens. These data sets contain a wealth of information and have the potential to answer research questions that go beyond… Read more »

CIHR Planning and Dissemination Grants – ICS – Summer 2022

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system. CIHR integrates research through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Knowledge Development and Exchange Hub (KDE Hub) – MHITEY

This directed grant for the Knowledge Development and Exchange Hub for Mental Health Promotion (KDE Hub) builds on the Team Grant: Mental Health in the Early Years (MHITEY) Implementation Science funding opportunity. The grant will support the expansion of the existing child and youth focused mental health promotion KDE Hub to provide dedicated, coordinated and complementary knowledge mobilization, networking… Read more »

Travel Awards – AIDS 2022 Conference (Second round of funding)

CIHR’s HIV/AIDS and STBBI Research Initiative, with strategic leadership from the CIHR Institute of Infection and Immunity (III), will provide funding to applicants requesting support to attend the 24th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2022). AIDS 2022, which is the largest gathering on HIV and AIDS in the world, is being organized by the International AIDS Society (IAS)… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Policy Research for Health System Transformation

High-performing health care delivery and public health systems are a vital part of preventing illness, treating disease, managing complex health conditions, preparing for and responding to health emergencies, and promoting population health and well-being for all. The year 2022 marks the 50th anniversary of Canadian Medicare – the legislative framework that has long been regarded… Read more »

Operating Grant : Diabetes, Psychosocial Health, Prevention and Self-Management

Research has shown an increasingly clear relationship between diabetes (both type 1 [T1D] and type 2 diabetes [T2D]) and a variety of psychosocial factors. Psychosocial factors are defined as complex environmental, social, behavioural, and emotional factors and these can influence living well with diabetes, achieving satisfactory diabetes-related medical outcomes and psychological well-being (1). Diabetes has… Read more »

INMD Training and Community Support Grant (2022/2023)

The CIHR Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism and Diabetes (INMD) supports research to enhance health in relation to diet, digestion, excretion, and metabolism; and to address causes, prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, support systems, and palliation for a wide range of conditions and problems associated with hormone, digestive system, kidney, and liver function. For information about INMD,… Read more »

INMD Early Career Researcher Partnership Prize (2022/2023)

Applications accepted on an ongoing basis until November 1, 2022 INMD supports research to enhance health in relation to diet, digestion, excretion, and metabolism; and to address causes, prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, support systems, and palliation for a wide range of conditions and problems associated with hormone, digestive system, kidney, and liver function. The INMD… Read more »

NSERC/SSHRC/CIHR – Special Response Fund for Trainees (Ukraine)

The Government of Canada has announced special funding, in the form of supplements to existing research grants, that will provide relief and assistance to research trainees from Ukraine. The Special Response Fund for Trainees (Ukraine) is administered by Canada’s three federal research funding agencies – the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering… Read more »

CIHR HostSeq Fellowship

The CGEn HostSeq/CIHR Joint Postdoctoral Fellowship Program will support highly-qualified postdoctoral trainees whose research involves the study of human genetics and the challenges of COVID-19 disease in Canada using bioinformatic approaches. Successful applicants to the Fellowship Program must apply for access to and use CGEn’s host genome sequencing (HostSeq) Databank to support their postdoctoral research… Read more »

Team Grant : CIHR-JDRF Type 1 Diabetes and Precision Medicine – Full Application

Precision medicine is an important “approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle”1. Often described as the provision of the right treatment for the right patient at the right time, precision medicine focuses on integrating multidimensional data about genetic, molecular, and environmental factors to improve disease… Read more »

Team Grant : CIHR-JDRF Type 1 Diabetes and Precision Medicine – Registration

Precision medicine is an important “approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle”1. Often described as the provision of the right treatment for the right patient at the right time, precision medicine focuses on integrating multidimensional data about genetic, molecular, and environmental factors to improve disease… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant: Psilocybin-assisted Psychotherapy – Full Application

The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence based approach to addressing drug and substance policy including innovative approaches to treatment and harm reduction. The current funding opportunity will expand the evidence base around psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy to inform practical policies and regulations that aim to improve… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Psilocybin-assisted Psychotherapy – Registration

The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence based approach to addressing drug and substance policy including innovative approaches to treatment and harm reduction. The current funding opportunity will expand the evidence base around psilocybin-assisted psychotherapy to inform practical policies and regulations that aim to improve… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Clinical Trials Projects – Full Application

The 2021 Federal Budget announced funding for CIHR’s Clinical Trials Fund (CTF), an integral component of Canada’s Biomanufacturing and Life Sciences Strategy (BLSS). In support of this, the CTF will provide funding through three specific vehicles: platforms with the development of a pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium; people with the funding of training platforms; and, projects through the funding of… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Clinical Trials Projects – Registration

The 2021 Federal Budget announced funding for CIHR’s Clinical Trials Fund (CTF), an integral component of Canada’s Biomanufacturing and Life Sciences Strategy (BLSS). In support of this, the CTF will provide funding through three specific vehicles: platforms with the development of a pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium; people with the funding of training platforms; and, projects through the funding of… Read more »

CIHR Training Grant : Clinical Trials Training Platforms – Full Application

The 2021 Federal Budget announced funding for CIHR’s Clinical Trials Fund (CTF), an integral component of Canada’s Biomanufacturing and Life Sciences Strategy (BLSS). In support of this, the CTF will provide funding through three specific vehicles: platforms with the development of a pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium; people with the funding of training platforms; and, projects through the funding of… Read more »

CIHR Training Grant: Clinical Trials Training Platforms – Registration

The 2021 Federal Budget announced funding for CIHR’s Clinical Trials Fund (CTF), an integral component of Canada’s Biomanufacturing and Life Sciences Strategy (BLSS). In support of this, the CTF will provide funding through three specific vehicles: platforms with the development of a pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium; people with the funding of training platforms; and, projects through the funding of… Read more »

Training Grant : Patient-Oriented Research Training Grant – Health System Stream

RIS will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.  The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners, including patients (a term inclusive of individuals with personal… Read more »

Pre-announcement: Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) – Implementation Science Teams Grants

The Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) Implementation Science Team (IST) Grants funding opportunity focuses on improving our understanding of how to implement, evaluate, adapt, and/or spread/scale evidence-informed integrated care policies and interventions that encompass intersectoral collaborations within and/or beyond the formal health care delivery system in order to advance the Quadruple Aim and health equity (sometimes known as… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant: Pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium – Full application

CIHR will schedule a collaboration call with those who submitted an LOI, on May 30th, 2022, to explore collaborations across teams. It is mandatory for all Nominated Principal Applicants (NPAs) who submitted an LOI to attend this call. Linkage Tool CIHR is providing a linkage tool that is intended to facilitate connections and collaborations (domestically… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Pan-Canadian Clinical Trials Consortium – Letter of Intent

CIHR will schedule a collaboration call with those who submitted an LOI, on May 30th, 2022, to explore collaborations across teams. It is mandatory for all Nominated Principal Applicants (NPAs) who submitted an LOI to attend this call. Linkage Tool CIHR is providing a linkage tool that is intended to facilitate connections and collaborations (domestically… Read more »

NSERC Discovery Horizons (pilot) – full application

The Discovery Horizons program provides NSERC’s entry-point to the tri-agency interdisciplinary peer-review mechanism. It supports Discovery research projects that would significantly benefit from being assessed by a tri-agency interdisciplinary peer review committee, and aims to: – answer NSE research questions that are best addressed through interdisciplinary approaches – advance NSE disciplines through cross fertilization and… Read more »

NSERC Discovery Horizons (pilot) – Letter of Intent

The Discovery Horizons program provides NSERC’s entry-point to the tri-agency interdisciplinary peer-review mechanism. It supports Discovery research projects that would significantly benefit from being assessed by a tri-agency interdisciplinary peer review committee, and aims to: – answer NSE research questions that are best addressed through interdisciplinary approaches – advance NSE disciplines through cross fertilization and… Read more »

Pre-announcement of the Clinical Trials Fund (CTF)

CIHR is pleased to provide this pre-announcement of the Clinical Trials Fund (CTF) in order to allow the research community time to prepare and respond to what will be an expedited process. This $250 million funding opportunity over 3 years stems from 2021 Federal Budget announcements and in the first phase, is an integral component of Canada’s Biomanufacturing… Read more »

2022-23 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Competition

The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program is designed to support world-class postdoctoral researchers. The fellowship provides $70,000 per year for two years. The program is open to both Canadian and international researchers who have recently completed a PhD, PhD- equivalent, or health professional degree. Applications must be completed in full collaboration with the proposed host institution…. Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Indigenous Healthy Life Trajectories Initiative Cohort Research Study (I-HeLTI)

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are responsible for more than 60% of deaths globally, and 80% of NCD deaths occur in countries that have experienced rapid changes in population demographics (over 2 to 4 generations) and environments, including urbanization, lifestyle changes and changes in diet1. To address these issues, CIHR developed Healthy Life Trajectories Initiative (HeLTI), which follows… Read more »

CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes

Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer, Manager, Awards and Honours, Strategic Institutional Research Initiatives (SIRI), for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions. The CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes are among the highest honours that can be bestowed on an individual or team for excellence in health research and its translation into… Read more »

CIHR Research Network: Rare Diseases

Causative genes for human genetic disease are now being discovered at a remarkable rate. In some cases, these genes have well-known functions, but in many other cases they have not been the subject of much previous study and little or nothing is known about their function. As recognized in International Rare Diseases Research Consortium’s (IRDiRC)… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Pediatric Cancer Consortium

Background Every year in Canada there are nearly 1000 children diagnosed with cancer. It is the most common disease-related cause of death among Canadian children – more than asthma, diabetes, cystic fibrosis and AIDS combined. Although survival rates for many of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in children and youth continue to improve, it is… Read more »

CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship

The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship (for doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows) provides highly-qualified doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows studying health services and policy research (HSPR), or related fields, a unique opportunity to apply their research and analytic talents to critical challenges in health care that are being addressed by health system and related organizations… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Crisis Line and App-based Support for Public Safety

Catalyst Grant : Crisis Line and App-based Support for Public Safety (Crisis/Suicide Line and App-based Support Models for Post-Traumatic Stress Injuries in Public Safety Personnel (PTSI in PSP)) The Post-Traumatic Stress Injuries in Public Safety Personnel (PTSI in PSP) initiative was announced in Budget 2018, with a commitment of $20 million over five years to… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : 14th JPIAMR transnational call for research projects (2022) (14th JPIAMR transnational call for research projects within the ERA-NET JPIAMR-AntimiCrobial Transmission InterventiONs (JPIAMR-ACTION) on “Disrupting drug Resistance Using Innovative Design”)

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) affects humans, animals and plants and does not recognise geographic borders or species barriers. Progress on AMR is necessary to achieve the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with AMR being deeply rooted into attainment of SDGs promoting no poverty, good health and wellbeing, zero hunger, reduced inequality and decent work… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections (STBBI) Community-Based Research (CBR) Program (hereafter referred to as the CBR Program) is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS and STBBI Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS and STBBI Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the Government of Canada’s initiatives to address HIV/AIDS… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections (STBBI) Community-Based Research (CBR) Program (hereafter referred to as the CBR Program) is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS and STBBI Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS and STBBI Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the Government of Canada’s initiatives to address HIV/AIDS… Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : Canadian Pediatric COVID-19 Research Platform

This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The SARS-Co-V2 (COVID-19) pandemic has had dramatic effects on children and families in Canada. School closures, parental work from home measures, virtual classroom learning and the effects of COVID-19 infections in children (e.g., myocarditis, multisystem inflammatory… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : CPHO’s Report 2021: Future of Public Health

(Transforming Public Health: Supporting research on priorities outlined in Canada’s 2021 Chief Public Health Officer report) Sponsor(s) The CIHR Institute of Population and Public Health (IPPH), in partnership with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) and the CIHR Centre for Research on Pandemic Preparedness and Health Emergencies Program Launch Date 2022-01-21 Every year, the… Read more »

CIHR – Opportunity for Early Career Researchers: Call for Expressions of Interest to the Spring 2022 Reviewer in Training Program

The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) is pleased to announce the launch of the Reviewer in Training (RiT) program for the Spring 2022 Project Grant competition. The RiT program offers Early Career Researchers (ECRs) a learning opportunity to gain a better understanding of the elements of high-quality review and the peer review process through… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant: Canadian Pediatric (Hospital) COVID Vaccination Platform competition

PRE-ANNOUNCEMENT Notice of upcoming COVID-19 research funding opportunity CIHR would like to provide information to the research community on an upcoming rapid funding opportunity that is part of the Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Operating Grant: Canadian Pediatric (Hospital) COVID Vaccination Platform competition will launch… Read more »

College and Community Social Innovation Fund

College and Community Social Innovation Fund, (CCSIF.).  CCSIF grants are intended to foster community innovation by connecting the talent, facilities and capabilities of Canada’s colleges and polytechnics with the research needs of community organizations. CCSIF proposals should facilitate collaborative and innovative research that brings together researchers, students and partners to address challenges in community innovation… Read more »

CIHR – Network Grants in Oral Health and Bone Health – Application

Important Dates Competition 202203OBH Registration Deadline 2022-02-22 Application Deadline 2022-03-08 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2022-06-28 Funding Start Date 2022-07-01 This funding opportunity will provide support for the creation of two networks: one in the priority area of Oral Health and one in the priority area of Bone Health. The aim of these networks will be… Read more »

CIHR – Network Grants in Oral Health and Bone Health – Registration

Important Dates Competition 202203OBH Registration Deadline 2022-02-22 Application Deadline 2022-03-08 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2022-06-28 Funding Start Date 2022-07-01 This funding opportunity will provide support for the creation of two networks: one in the priority area of Oral Health and one in the priority area of Bone Health. The aim of these networks will be… Read more »

CIHR – Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program Phase II (2021 funding opportunity) – Application

Important Dates Competition 202204JCI Registration Deadline 2022-03-03 Application Deadline 2022-04-05 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2022-08-16 Funding Start Date 2022-11-01 Phase II of the Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (the Program) seeks to support fundamental research at the cutting-edge of biomedical science and global health. This first call for proposals under phase II is directed toward… Read more »

CIHR – Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program Phase II (2021 funding opportunity) – Registration

Important Dates Competition 202204JCI Registration Deadline 2022-03-03 Application Deadline 2022-04-05 Anticipated Notice of Decision 2022-08-16 Funding Start Date 2022-11-01 Phase II of the Joint Canada-Israel Health Research Program (the Program) seeks to support fundamental research at the cutting-edge of biomedical science and global health. This first call for proposals under phase II is directed toward… Read more »

CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network – Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards

The CTN Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards Program facilitates research in HIV, hepatitis C (HCV) and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) and related health conditions by providing funding to candidates who wish to write a trial protocol, research program, and develop and run their own trial. Each award is worth $50,000 plus up to $5,000… Read more »

CIHR – Summer Program in Aging 2022 (Neurodegenerative and Cerebrovascular Disease)

The Summer Program in Aging (SPA) is the Institute of Aging’s (IA) flagship training program. It aims to provide graduate students and postdoctoral fellows involved in aging research with a program of advanced training that crosses disciplines, sectors, institutions, and geography. The program will bring together approximately 40 research trainees and numerous academic mentors to… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Spring 2022 Competition – Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR – Planning and Dissemination Grants – ICS (2022 Winter Competition)

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system. CIHR integrates research through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant: Spring 2022 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarship – Doctoral Award

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. For additional information please see SGS website.  Description The CGS D program supports and promotes research excellence in a wide variety of disciplines and broad fields of health, natural sciences and engineering, and social sciences and humanities, including interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research. This support allows scholars… Read more »

CIHR- Team Grant: Transitions in Care Phase 2 – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The focus of Transitions in Care (TiC) Team Grants Phase 2 is to support inter-disciplinary teams that are poised and ready to optimize… Read more »

CIHR – Catalyst Grant: Quadruple Aim And Equity – Application

The CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) has identified “Accelerate the discovery of innovations that transform health care delivery systems to achieve the Quadruple Aim and improve health equity for all” as a core priority in its new 2021-2026 strategic plan. The Quadruple Aim is centred on four overarching goals to redesign… Read more »

CIHR : Other : SPOR Primary Care Network – Application

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partner, including patients (a term inclusive of individuals with personal experience of a health issue and informal caregivers, including family and friends), health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, and others, dedicated to the integration of research… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community-Led Research on LGBTQIA/2S Wellness – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. LGBTQIA/2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and Two Spirit) communities experience worse health outcomes across the life course as compared… Read more »

CIHR Catalyst Grant : Community-Led Research on LGBTQIA/2S Wellness – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. LGBTQIA/2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and Two Spirit) communities experience worse health outcomes across the life course as compared… Read more »

CIHR/SSHRC- Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative

The goal of the Race, Gender and Diversity Initiative is to support community-based and community-led research partnerships with postsecondary institutions that are grounded in the lived experience of underrepresented or disadvantaged groups and that analyze the causes and persistence of systemic racism and discrimination. Leadership by people from underrepresented or disadvantaged groups in research projects… Read more »

CIHR – Project Grant Fall Competition 2021 – Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR: Project Grant: Fall 2021 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR – Doctoral Research Award: Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Award: 2021-2022

The Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral (CGS D) program supports and promotes research excellence in a wide variety of disciplines and broad fields of health, natural sciences and engineering, and social sciences and humanities, including interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research. This support allows scholars to fully concentrate on their doctoral studies, to seek out the best research… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps & Priorities July 2021 – Application

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant : Emerging COVID-19 Research Gaps & Priorities July 2021 – Registration

This funding opportunity is part of Government of Canada’s continued response to address the health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the COVID-19 pandemic, domestic and international organizations (e.g. Public Health Agency of Canada, Health Canada, United States National Institutes of Health, and World Health Organization) have played critical roles in providing guidance, sharing data… Read more »

CIHR Team Grant : Sleep Research Consortium – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a Sleep Research Consortium focused on sleep hygiene and insomnia through the lifecycle. The… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Sleep Research Consortium – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The purpose of this funding opportunity is to support a Sleep Research Consortium focused on sleep hygiene and insomnia through the lifecycle. The… Read more »

CIHR: Catalyst Grant : Alcohol research to inform health policies and interventions – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence-based approach to addressing problematic substance use…. Read more »

CIHR: Catalyst Grant : Alcohol research to inform health policies and interventions – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Drug and Substances Strategy (CDSS) is the Government of Canada’s comprehensive, collaborative, compassionate, and evidence-based approach to addressing problematic substance use…. Read more »

CIHR Operating Grant : COVID-19 Vaccine Confidence

Vaccination is one of the most effective prophylactic interventions in the history of public health. Widespread vaccine uptake has eradicated smallpox worldwide, and eliminated polio, measles, rubella, and congenital rubella syndrome in the Americas. Despite these historic successes, in 2019, the World Health Organization declared vaccine hesitancy as one of the top ten global health… Read more »

CIHR : Operating Grant : Understanding and mitigating the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on children, youth and families in Canada – Application

As the COVID-19 pandemic has grown and progressed, globally as well as in Canada, the focus of much of the mitigation measures, including research, public health and policy, has been on dealing with the immediate crisis associated with infection and spread of the SARS-CoV2 virus, and implementing measures designed to impede the spread of the… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants funding opportunity is offering grants focused on increasing our understanding of how to design, implement… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Healthy Cities Implementation Science (HCIS) Team Grants funding opportunity is offering grants focused on increasing our understanding of how to design, implement… Read more »

CCS/CIHR-ICR Initiative in Primary Cancer Prevention – Application

The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research-Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (CIHR-IIPH), and partners have committed approximately $5M over one year to jointly fund up to 25 Proof-of-Concept Grants focused on interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention. The long-term objective… Read more »

CCS/CIHR Action Grants: Proof-of-Concept Interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention – Registration

The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research-Institute of Indigenous Peoples’ Health (CIHR-IIPH), and partners have committed approximately $5M over one year to jointly fund up to 25 Proof-of-Concept Grants focused on interventions in Primary Cancer Prevention. The long-term objective… Read more »

CIHR – Team Grant : Heart Failure Research Network – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Heart failure (HF) is a chronic, progressive and multifactorial condition where the heart is unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body’s… Read more »

CIHR -Team Grant : Heart Failure Research Network – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Heart failure (HF) is a chronic, progressive and multifactorial condition where the heart is unable to pump sufficient blood to meet the body’s… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant: TRANSCAN-3 – Application

In the last decades, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for cancer development and progression has significantly improved. This led to the introduction in the clinic of a wealth of targeted therapeutic agents with a corresponding increase in survival and improvement in the quality of life of cancer patients. In this context, a major… Read more »

CIHR – Operating Grant: TRANSCAN-3 Pre-Proposal

In the last decades, the understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for cancer development and progression has significantly improved. This led to the introduction in the clinic of a wealth of targeted therapeutic agents with a corresponding increase in survival and improvement in the quality of life of cancer patients. In this context, a major… Read more »

CIHR – POR Awards – Transition to Leadership Stream – Phase 2

Timelines: To minimize gaps in funding when transitioning from Phase 1 to Phase 2, applicants must carefully review the program deadlines below to understand which deadline is most applicable to their situation considering their Phase 1 Award end date and their desired Phase 2 Award start date. Awardees must consider the following information: The start dates below are currently… Read more »

CIHR – Catalyst Grant: Official Language Minority Communities in Health Research – Application

This funding opportunity aims to support the development and vitality of the Official Language Minority Communities (OLMCs). Under the Government of Canada Official Language Act, the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) is committed to enhancing the vitality of the English and French linguistic minority communities in Canada, supporting and assisting their development, and fostering… Read more »